19/05/12: Bottlenose dolphins

2hr survey. Start time 09:00
Weather conditions: Overcast/dull, sea state 1, wind NE
Two bottlenose dolphins

One bottlenose dolphin was seen throughout the two hour survey period, with a second individual joining it in the middle.  Both were seen to be foraging and travelling between the cardinal buoy and fish factory.

2hr survey. Start time 11:00
Weather conditions: Overcast/dull, sea state 1-2, wind SE/E/NE
Seven bottlenose dolphins

The bottlenose dolphins were seen throughout the survey and included a mother and calf.  They were exhibiting behaviours such as foraging, leaping and tail slapping near the cardinal buoy and north of the harbour wall.

2hr survey. Start time 13:00
Weather conditions: Overcast/dull, sea state 2, wind NE/N

No sightings

2hr survey. Start time 15:00
Weather conditions: Overcast/dull, sea state 2-3, wind N

No sightings